Genworth Stats Pack - Summary Report

10/20/2013 1:44:52 PM
Jin Jeong   (Getty Images)
Jin Jeong (Getty Images)

Round 4 of the ISPS HANDA Perth International produced 32 sub-par rounds and a field average score of 72.04. Jin Jeong emerged as the winner from a playoff with Ross Fisher to take the title. We analyse their performances for the week and round up the final Genworth Statistics leaders.

Jin JEONG -10

After starting with a double bogey, Jin Jeong fired five birdies on his way to a final round 69, eventually taking the title in a playoff against Ross Fisher. Looking at his Genworth Statistics for the week, the 23 year old Korean talent scored very well across the different hole types (being the Par 3’s / Par 4’s / Par 5’s), which was mainly due to some great consistently with the longer clubs. He ranked 11th for Driving Accuracy (with 42/56 fairways), 6th for Greens in Regulation (with 56/72 greens) and 2nd behind Danny Willett for Par 5’s in 2 (with 4/16 Par 5 sub-regulation hits). With this being only Jin’s 15th European Tour start, are we seeing a potential new star emerging?

Tournament StatsResultRank
Stroke Average69.501
Driving Accuracy75.0%11
Driving Distance255 yds64
Greens in Reg77.8%6
Sand Saves55.6%29
Putts per GIR1.78632
Putts per Round30.535
1 Putts per Rnd5.5047
Tournament StatsResultRank
Par 3 Scoring2.884
Par 4 Scoring3.935
Par 5 Scoring4.6918
Eagles per Rnd0.252
Birdies per Rnd4.752
Pars per Rnd10.50-
Bogeys per Rnd2.259
Others per Rnd0.2530
Par 5's in 242

Ross FISHER -10

Ross Fisher converted six birdies against two bogeys on his way to a final round 68, finishing as runner-up from the playoff with Jeong. Looking at his Genworth Statistics for the week, the 32 year old English golfer was also very strong from tee to green, ranking 2nd for Greens in Regulation and 5th for Par 5’s in 2, plus he scrambled for Pars 64.3% of the time when missing the greens as well (all leading to comparatively few dropped shots - just eight bogeys in total). With four top tens from his last five starts (including this one) Ross is finishing the season strong and progressing well in the early Ryder Cup European Points List.

Tournament StatsResultRank
Stroke Average69.501
Driving Accuracy64.3%46
Driving Distance285 yds18
Greens in Reg80.6%2
Sand Saves57.1%24
Putts per GIR1.81039
Putts per Round30.843
1 Putts per Rnd5.5047
Tournament StatsResultRank
Par 3 Scoring2.812
Par 4 Scoring4.0021
Par 5 Scoring4.563
Eagles per Rnd0.0011
Birdies per Rnd4.504
Pars per Rnd11.50-
Bogeys per Rnd2.004
Others per Rnd0.001
Par 5's in 235

Official Genworth Statistics Leaders

  • Stroke Average: 69.50
    Jin JEONG, Ross FISHER.
  • Driving Accuracy: 83.9%
    Simon WAKEFIELD.
  • Driving Distance: 317 yards
    Bo VAN PELT.
  • Greens in Regulation: 81.9%
    Soren HANSEN.
  • Scrambles: 80.6%
    Christopher CAMPBELL.
  • Sand Saves: 100%
  • Putts per GIR: 1.644
    Peter HEDBLOM.
  • Putts per Round: 27.3
    Tom BOND.
  • 1 Putts: 32
    Tom BOND, Peter HEDBLOM, Adam BLAND, Christopher CAMPBELL, Fabrizio ZANOTTI, Marcus FRASER.

Other interesting statistics provided by the Genworth Stats Pack

  • Par 3 Scoring: 2.75
    Richard FINCH.
  • Par 4 Scoring: 3.88
    Fredrik ANDERSSON HED.
  • Par 5 Scoring: 4.50
    Danny WILLETT, Joel SJÖHOLM.
  • Most Par 5 holes where green is hit in two shots: 5
    Danny WILLETT.
  • Most shots holed from off the green: 3
    Paul SPARGO.
  • Least number of drop shots during the tournament: 7 bogeys
    Christopher CAMPBELL.
  • Most 3 Putts: 8
    Branden GRACE.
  • Most Eagles: 2
    Justin WALTERS.
  • Most Birdies: 20
    Peter HEDBLOM.
  • Most Pars: 58
    Christopher CAMPBELL.
  • Most Bogeys: 23
    Neven BASIC.
  • Most Others: 3
    Ross McGOWAN, Peter WILSON, John WADE.

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